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21-12-2008

Mapna, or Iran Power Plant Projects Management Co., has begun construction works on a combined cycle plant at Tishreen Power Station.

22-09-2008
The visit of French President Nicolas Sarkozy to Damascus on September 3rd and 4th was concluded with the signing of a number of commercial agreements and memoranda of understanding between French and Syrian companies and institutions.
08-09-2008

Metka SA, Greece’s largest power engineering firm, has announced that it had won, in a joint bid with Ansaldo, a EUR 650 million contract to build a combined cycle power plant in Deir Ali, south of Damascus.

21-07-2008

Kharafi Cham, a Syrian-Kuwaiti firm, will build Syria’s first private power plant following an agreement with the Ministry of Electricity.

30-06-2008

India’ Bharat Heavy Electricals has announced that it had been awarded the USD 466 million contract to build the 400 MW extension of the Tishreen power plant.

07-04-2008

The Public Establishment for Electricity Generation and Transmission (PEEGT) is embarking on a large development programme, which will see over 4,500 MW of generating capacity added in the coming three years.

15-01-2007

The Investment Bureau has awarded a license to Azarab Energy of Iran to build a 440 megawatts natural gas-run power plant in Hassakeh, in the northeast of Syria

26-12-2006
The Ministry of Electricity has organised a ceremony to mark the end of a EUR 11 million programme to modernize the electricity sector
20-11-2006

Syria's overall demand of electricity is expected to reach a record level, according to PEEGT.

16-10-2006

PEEGT signs deal to buy electricity from Turkey.

06-07-2006

The Public Establishment of Electricity Generation and Transmission has signed a letter of intent with an Iranian company, Azarab Energy Industries Development, for the building of a 450-MW combined cycle power plant in Syria on a Build-O...

18-05-2006

A German company is expected to be the first private sector operator in the Syrian electricity field after four decades of state monopoly.

17-02-2006

The Arab Fund for Economic and Social Development (AFESD) is providing Syria a loan of USD 100 million to part-finance the building of a 750-MW combined cycle power plant in the eastern city of Deir-ez-Zor.

05-01-2006
Iraq and Jordan imported the equivalent of USD 62 million of electricity from Syria during the first 10 months of this year. This amounted to 667 million kilowatt per hour.
01-12-2005
The Facility for Euro-Mediterranean Investment and Partnership (FEMIP) is granting a EUR 200 million loan for the construction of the Deir-ez-Zor Power Plant in Syria.
02-04-2005
The Public Establishment of Electricity for Generation and Transmission (PEEGT) has received bids for the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract for the 750-MW combined cycle plant at Deir-ez-Zor, according to Middle east Engineering.
09-02-2005
The Kuwaiti-based Arab Fund for Economic and Social Development has provided a USD 100m loan to Syria to part finance the construction of a 750 MW power plant in Deir Ali about 36 kilometres south of Damascus.
01-12-2004
The Public Establishment of Electricity for Generation & Transmission (PEEGT) has announced a plan to build a new USD 400 million, 750-MW combined cycle power plant at Qattineh, according to Middle East Engineering.
01-11-2004
The European Investment Bank is providing Syria with a EUR 200 million loan to part-finance the building of a 750-MW natural gas-fired combined cycle power plant in Deir-Ali, south of Damascus.
01-06-2004
The Public Establishment of Electricity for Generation & Transmission (PEEGT) has released tender documents for the USD350 million engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract to build a new 750-MW combined cycle power plant at Deir-ez-...
01-04-2004

The Public Establishment of Electricity for Generation & Transmission (PEEGT) has reissued the tender for the USD 350 million engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract to build a new 750-MW combined cycle power plant at Deir Ali, 36 ...

01-01-2004
The Ministry of oil awards five new oil exploration rights licenses to Royal Dutch/Shell (Block 2), Ocean Energy from the US (Block 22), Stratic Energy from Canada (Block 17), a joint-venture of IPR from the US and India's state-owned company ONGC (Blo...
01-01-2004
The Public Establishment of Electricity for Generation & Transmission (PEEGT) has awarded Germany's Siemens the USD37 million turnkey contract to supply four 400/230-kV air-insulated substations to be built at Nasiriyeh, Al-Teem and Palmyra, accord...
01-01-2004
The Public Establishment of Electricity for Generation & Transmission (PEEGT) has extended the bid deadline to 25 February 2004 for the estimated USD350 million contract to design and build a new 750-MW Deir Ali power station, 36 kilometres south o...
01-12-2003

According to the Middle east engineering web portal, the Public Establishment for Electricity Generation & Transmission (PEEGT) has named the German joint venture between Siemens and Koch as its preferred bidder for the contract to expand and conve...

01-12-2003
The Public Establishment of Electricity for Generation & Transmission (PEEGT) has received final prices to supply four 400/230-kV air-insulated substations (AIS) to be built at Nasiriyeh, Tayem and Palmyra, according to MEED.
01-12-2003
Following a late low bid by India's EMCO, the Public Establishment of Electricity for Generation & Transmission (PEEGT) has reissued the tender for the design and supply of four 66/230-kV conventional air-insulated substations (AIS) at Aleppo, Al-H...
01-11-2003
The Public Establishment of Electricity for Generation & Transmission (PEEGT) has issued a tender for the building of a new combined-cycle, 750-800-MW electric power plant in Deir Ali, about 36 kilometres south of Damascus.
01-10-2003

The Public Establishment for Electricity Generation & Transmission (PEEGT) has received five bids for the contract to expand and convert two 300-MW, gas-powered power stations at Nassirieh and Zeyzoun, according to MEED.

01-10-2003
The PEEGT has enlisted seven consulting firms to bid for the contract to evaluate the bids for the contract to design, construct and commission a new 750-MW combined cycle power plant in Deir Ali, south of Damascus, according to MEED.
01-02-2003
Syria's Public Establishment for Electricity Generation and Transmission (PEEGT) has awarded a USD35 million contract for the construction of six new high-voltage power substations to ABB India, the Indian affiliate of Asea Brown Boveri, one of the lar...